I-295 SB (SR-9A) over MELVIN RD.


+30.25556, -81.76278
30°15'20" N, 81°45'46" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I-295 SB (SR-9A) over MELVIN RD.
Structure number:720261
Location:I-295 (SR-9A)/ MELVIN RD.
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:55.1 ft. [16.8 m]
Total length:126.0 ft. [38.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:56.1 ft. [17.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1972
Year reconstructed:1994
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:51,750 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:32.8 tons [29.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:87.0

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
May 201687.0GoodGoodGoodVery Good-51750
May 201487.2GoodGoodGoodVery Good-47750
May 201287.2GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-47750
May 201087.2GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-46500
May 200884.5GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-50000
May 200689.7GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-49000
May 200489.7GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-48000
May 200289.7GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-48500
May 200089.5GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-52500
May 199887.7GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-47000
June 199688.6GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-32950
May 199489.3GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-32950
May 199293.1GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-37312
June 199088.3GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-32945

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.992985700
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.7,5607,560000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.122122000
Reinforced Concrete Pileeach66000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.114114000
Pourable Jointlinear ft.112912100
Compression Jointlinear ft.112011200
Elastomeric Bearingeach1212000
Movable Bearingeach1717000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,0001,000000
Fixed Bearingeach1717000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,0001,000000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.252249300